On This Day

July 1990 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV


Film release premierFilm Premier

Jul 6 "Jetsons the Movie" by Hanna-Barbera with Tiffany Darwish, premieres

Animator Joseph Barbera
Animator
Joseph Barbera
Animator William Hanna
Animator
William Hanna
Pop and Rock Singer Tiffany Darwish
Pop and Rock Singer
Tiffany Darwish

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jul 10 Andrew Dice Clay cries on Arsenio Hall Show

Comedian and TV Host Arsenio Hall
Comedian and TV Host
Arsenio Hall
  • Jul 16 Bridgette LeAnn Wilson, 17, of Oregon, 8th crowned Miss Teen USA
  • Jul 16 Rick Dee's "Into the Night" premieres on ABC-TV

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jul 25 Roseanne Barr sings the National Anthem at Cincinnati Reds-San Diego Padres game

Comedienne and Actress Roseanne Barr
Comedienne and Actress
Roseanne Barr

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jul 27 Zsa Zsa Gabor begins a 3 day jail sentence for slapping a police officer in Beverly Hills

Actress Zsa Zsa Gabor
Actress
Zsa Zsa Gabor

Birthdays in Film & TV


Person of interestMargot Robbie

Jul 2 Margot Robbie, Australian actress and producer (The Wolf of Wall Street, Focus), born in Dalby, Queensland

Actress Margot Robbie
Actress
Margot Robbie
  • Jul 11 Connor Paolo, American actor
  • Jul 13 Matt Weinberg, American actor
  • Jul 15 Olly Alexander [Oliver Thornton], British actor, singer-songwriter (Years & Years), and LGBT activist, born in Harrogate, England
  • Jul 19 Steven Anthony Lawrence, American actor
  • Jul 24 Daveigh Chase, American actress
  • Jul 27 Nick Hogan, American reality TV star, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jul 27 Indiana Evans, Australian actress (Home and Away), born in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Jul 28 Shana Swash, English actress (EastEnders), born in London Borough of Camden, London

Weddings in Film & TV


LoveWedding of Interest

Jul 1 Country singer-songwriter Hank Williams Jr (41) weds model Mary Jane Thomas at a Congregational church near his ranch in Missoula, Montana

Country Music Singer and Songwriter Hank Williams Jr
Country Music Singer and Songwriter
Hank Williams Jr

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Jul 1 Anna Palk, actress (Play it Cool, Frozen Dead), dies of cancer at 48
  • Jul 6 Jim Samuels, comedian, dies of spinal meningitis at 41
  • Jul 8 Howard Duff, American actor (Flamingo Road, Knots Landing), dies of a heart attack at 76
  • Jul 11 Onno Molenkamp, Dutch actor (Lifespan, Broken Mirrors, The Lift), dies at 67
  • Jul 14 Dallas Alinder, American actor, dies at 58
  • Jul 15 Alison Leggatt, British character actress (Day of Triffids, Cows), dies at 86
  • Jul 15 Margaret Lockwood, British actress (Cast a Dark Shadow, The Lady Vanishes), dies of cirrhosis of the liver at 73
  • Jul 17 Bernard Cowan, TV announcer, dies of kidney disease at 68
  • Jul 19 Eddie Quillan, American actor (Mutiny on the Bounty, Julia, Hell Town), dies of cancer at 83
  • Jul 19 Herbert Nelson, actor (Guilding Light), dies of a stroke at 76
  • Jul 19 Johnny Wayne, comedian (Wayne & Shuster), dies of cancer at 72
  • Jul 20 Sara Heyblom, Dutch actress (Obsessions, Pygmalion), dies
  • Jul 22 Preben Neergaard, Danish actor (Mordskab), dies of cancer at 70
  • Jul 23 Georges Flamant, actor (La Chienne), dies in Paris at 86
  • Jul 27 Elizabeth Allan, actress (Tale of 2 Cities, Camille, Java Head), dies
  • Jul 27 Nick Pippins, American actor (Simon), dies of AIDS at 35
  • Jul 28 Jill Esmond, actress (13 Women, My Pal Wolfe, FP 1), dies at 82
  • Jul 28 Maurice Braddell, actor (Things to Come), dies